This Weekend and Beyond: Local Events in Conejo Valley and Surrounding Areas

Conejo Valley has some great family friendly events that will get everyone excited about Spring. There is a Scandinavian Festival in Thousand Oaks, an event at the Teaching Zoo in Moorpark, and Free Craft Classes on Saturdays in Ventura.


The Scandinavian Festival will be held this weekend on April 5 and 6 at the CLU Campus in Thousand Oaks. There will be Scandinavian food, music and crafts, games for the kids, and even an authentic Viking Village. Children are free, but teens have a $4 entrance fee, and the adult price is $8.  Enjoy the children’s theater, demonstrations, and lectures.  There is something for everyone at this festival, so join the community this weekend for Scandinavian style family fun.


America’s Teaching Zoo in Moorpark is having its Spring Spectacular that has been running since March 22nd and concludes this weekend.  Be sure to bring the family to this large fundraising event and be entertained with live animal shows and speak with trainers.  Participate in the games, sample the variety of foods and have a good time learning about animals. Cost to enter is $7 for kids, and $10 for adults.  Members have a discounted rate of $5 for kids and $8 for adults.


 Lakeshore Learning in Ventura offers a plethora of classes on Saturdays that the whole family can appreciate. Each Saturday a different craft/theme is offered. For the full list and more details call Lakeshore Learning at: 805-289-1550.


Spring is a wonderful time to break out of the same old, same old routine of winter. With the Scandinavian Festival, the Teaching Zoo, and Free Craft Classes, there is enjoyment to be had for all ages.  Conejo Valley and surrounding areas is known for their community events and this weekend is no exception.


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